11 Ways of Looking at a Tiger Mom

Tiger Mom is a Bully-
Is there every any reason to call your child "garbage?" Amy Chua thinks so. While her children are likely to be successful. (They are being raised by an extremely intelligent, ... more 
Tiger Mom is a Bully-
Is there every any reason to call your child "garbage?" Amy Chua thinks so. While her children are likely to be successful. (They are being raised by an extremely intelligent, acclaimed Yale professor, even if she does have an unfortunate philosophy.) What about those of us who were called fat, lazy, rude, and good-for-nothing by parents who had no professional advantages, no connections, not even so much as a college education? It doesn't have the same effect.

Read more about how Chua's rules don't apply to less privileged families on Babble's Strollerderby. less 
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The "Tiger Mom" debate is still raging, and everyone seems to have an opinion. What's yours?




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